cast up


transitive verb

: to bring up or say by way of reproach
casting up to her that she had failed
: to measure (set type) usually in ems pica in order to determine the cost or charge to be made
: to lay out (tabular matter) before setting in type
: to add up (figures) in making an accounting

intransitive verb

chiefly Scottish : to turn up especially unexpectedly

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“Cast up.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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